Guyana

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Guyana for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Guyana was originally inhabited by indigenous groups and is known as the “land of many waters” due to its many rivers. This English speaking country located on the northern coast of South America, was first settled by the Dutch in in the late 15th century, then in the 18th century, became a British colony. On February 23, 1970, the Co-Operative Republic of Guyana was established.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Monday New Year's Day
February 23rd Friday Republic Day
March 6th Tuesday Festival of Colors
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 30th Friday Good Friday
April 1st Sunday Easter
April 2nd Monday Easter Monday
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 5th Saturday Arrival Day
May 26th Saturday Independence Day
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
July 2nd Monday CARICOM Day
August 1st Wednesday Emancipation Day
August 21st Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
November 6th Tuesday Festival of Lights
November 20th Tuesday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 26th Wednesday Boxing Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GY" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"